Trump To NRA: ‘You Came Through For Me, And I Am Going To Come Through For You.’
Trump to NRA: ‘You Came Through For Me, and I Am Going to Come Through for You.’
The relationship between President Trump and the National Rifle Association is an awkward odd-couple partnership where both sides get most of what they want. Trump wanted the group’s endorsement, election support and votes in November 2016, and the NRA wanted a president who would avert a Hillary Clinton-appointed fifth anti-Second Amendment Supreme Court Justice, and sign some pro-gun pieces of legislation into law.
The attendees of the NRA Annual Meeting in Atlanta still had full-throated enthusiasm for Trump, the first president to address the group’s annual conference since President Reagan did so in 1983. Red “Make America Great Again” hats …